The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 132 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 141 121 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.40% 1.30% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.79% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 55 28
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£343 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £122 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 22
Average hourly rate £11.50 £22.25 £12.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.31% +82.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £14.60 £9.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £39.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.40 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +31.32%
Incident Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7569 6760 5782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.27% 72.45% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4223 3698 2938
Average daily rate £395 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 273 290
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +16 41 £325 +35.41% 7
Hampshire +23 36 £400 +83.90% 4
Surrey +12 31 £325 -9.09% 11
Berkshire -35 21 £400 +33.33% 7
Oxfordshire -10 6 £430 +45.76% 1
West Sussex -19 2 £580 -
East Sussex - 2 - - 4
Kent -6 1 £275 -26.66%
Middlesex - - - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management.

1 122 (46.39%) ITIL
2 103 (39.16%) Security Cleared
3 85 (32.32%) Windows
4 83 (31.56%) SC Cleared
5 55 (20.91%) Microsoft
6 54 (20.53%) SLA
7 48 (18.25%) Service Management
8 47 (17.87%) MS Excel
9 45 (17.11%) HP
10 42 (15.97%) MS Office
10 42 (15.97%) Firewall
10 42 (15.97%) DV Cleared
11 33 (12.55%) Active Directory
12 30 (11.41%) Telecoms
13 29 (11.03%) SQL
14 28 (10.65%) Cisco Certification
14 28 (10.65%) Change Management
15 27 (10.27%) TCP/IP
16 26 (9.89%) Cisco
16 26 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (9.51%) UNIX
18 23 (8.75%) Linux
18 23 (8.75%) LAN
18 23 (8.75%) WAN
18 23 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
18 23 (8.75%) Configuration Management
19 22 (8.37%) Migration
19 22 (8.37%) Problem Management
20 21 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (7.98%) Finance

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (7.60%) IIS
2 18 (6.84%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.80%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.42%) Oracle 10gAS
6 8 (3.04%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.52%) Live Communications Server
11 3 (1.14%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.76%) CMS
12 2 (0.76%) Lync
13 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.38%) Confluence
13 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (17.87%) MS Excel
2 42 (15.97%) MS Office
3 5 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.18%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (4.18%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (4.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.97%) Firewall
2 27 (10.27%) TCP/IP
3 23 (8.75%) LAN
3 23 (8.75%) WAN
4 15 (5.70%) OSPF
5 14 (5.32%) Network Security
6 12 (4.56%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (4.56%) SAN
7 11 (4.18%) BGP
8 10 (3.80%) Internet
9 9 (3.42%) MPLS
9 9 (3.42%) DNS
10 7 (2.66%) FTP
10 7 (2.66%) Wireless
10 7 (2.66%) HSRP
11 6 (2.28%) TACACS
12 5 (1.90%) IPsec
12 5 (1.90%) EIGRP
12 5 (1.90%) HTTP
12 5 (1.90%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.56%) Oracle Database
2 11 (4.18%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.42%) Oracle Discoverer
4 8 (3.04%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (1.90%) DTS
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.38%) DataStax
8 1 (0.38%) SQLite
8 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.66%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.90%) JIRA
3 4 (1.52%) ClearCase
3 4 (1.52%) ClearQuest
3 4 (1.52%) Subversion
4 2 (0.76%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.38%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
General
1 30 (11.41%) Telecoms
2 21 (7.98%) Finance
3 9 (3.42%) Retail
3 9 (3.42%) Back Office
4 5 (1.90%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Military
5 4 (1.52%) Automotive
6 3 (1.14%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.14%) Banking
7 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (25.86%) Analyst
2 38 (14.45%) Incident Manager
3 19 (7.22%) Support Engineer
3 19 (7.22%) Service Analyst
4 18 (6.84%) Network Engineer
4 18 (6.84%) Administrator
5 16 (6.08%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (5.70%) Security Analyst
6 15 (5.70%) Support Analyst
7 14 (5.32%) Security Engineer
8 13 (4.94%) DBA
9 12 (4.56%) Consultant
9 12 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (4.18%) Service Manager
11 9 (3.42%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.04%) Security Specialist
12 8 (3.04%) IP Engineer
12 8 (3.04%) Escalation Manager
13 7 (2.66%) Back Office Engineer
13 7 (2.66%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.70%) XML
2 9 (3.42%) Middleware
2 9 (3.42%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (3.04%) HTML
3 8 (3.04%) .NET
4 7 (2.66%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.28%) COM+
6 3 (1.14%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.38%) jQuery
7 1 (0.38%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.38%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.38%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.38%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.38%) BAPI
7 1 (0.38%) CSS
7 1 (0.38%) SOAP
7 1 (0.38%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.38%) CGI
7 1 (0.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.84%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.94%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.04%) Statistics
5 6 (2.28%) Clustering
5 6 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.90%) Open Source
6 5 (1.90%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.52%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.52%) PKI
8 3 (1.14%) CESG
8 3 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.14%) iPad
8 3 (1.14%) iPhone
9 2 (0.76%) EFT
9 2 (0.76%) Replication
10 1 (0.38%) PMI
10 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 85 (32.32%) Windows
2 25 (9.51%) UNIX
3 23 (8.75%) Linux
4 20 (7.60%) Windows 7
5 17 (6.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (4.18%) Windows XP
6 11 (4.18%) HPUX
7 9 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.52%) Solaris
10 3 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.38%) AIX
11 1 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (46.39%) ITIL
2 48 (18.25%) Service Management
3 28 (10.65%) Change Management
4 23 (8.75%) Configuration Management
4 23 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (8.37%) Migration
5 22 (8.37%) Problem Management
6 21 (7.98%) Service Delivery
7 20 (7.60%) Information Security
7 20 (7.60%) Data Analysis
8 18 (6.84%) Matrix Management
9 15 (5.70%) Time Management
10 14 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (5.32%) Capacity Management
10 14 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.94%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (4.56%) CRM
12 12 (4.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.03%) SQL
2 12 (4.56%) Shell Script
3 11 (4.18%) PL/SQL
4 10 (3.80%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.04%) VBScript
5 8 (3.04%) VB
5 8 (3.04%) VB.NET
5 8 (3.04%) C#
6 7 (2.66%) VB6
7 2 (0.76%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.76%) Python
7 2 (0.76%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (0.76%) C
7 2 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.38%) ABAP
8 1 (0.38%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 103 (39.16%) Security Cleared
2 83 (31.56%) SC Cleared
3 42 (15.97%) DV Cleared
4 28 (10.65%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (7.22%) CCNP
7 17 (6.46%) CCNA
8 15 (5.70%) MCSE
9 14 (5.32%) CISSP
9 14 (5.32%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (3.80%) Degree
11 8 (3.04%) MCP
12 7 (2.66%) HNC
13 6 (2.28%) CCSA
13 6 (2.28%) CCSE
13 6 (2.28%) CEH
13 6 (2.28%) CISM
14 5 (1.90%) CISA
14 5 (1.90%) MCDBA
14 5 (1.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (20.53%) SLA
2 10 (3.80%) QA
3 8 (3.04%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.90%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.38%) BS15000
5 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (12.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.18%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.28%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.28%) vSphere
5 4 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.14%) XenApp
6 3 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.14%) Snort
7 2 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.76%) UAG
8 1 (0.38%) GPFS
8 1 (0.38%) NLBS
8 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.08%) SCOM
2 14 (5.32%) SCSM
3 13 (4.94%) OVSD
3 13 (4.94%) OpenView
4 12 (4.56%) SCOrch
5 11 (4.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (3.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (3.42%) Nessus
7 7 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (2.66%) SCCM
8 4 (1.52%) Nmap
8 4 (1.52%) Nagios
8 4 (1.52%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.52%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 2 (0.76%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.11%) HP
3 26 (9.89%) Cisco
4 21 (7.98%) Remedy
5 19 (7.22%) McAfee
5 19 (7.22%) F5
6 17 (6.46%) VMware
6 17 (6.46%) IBM
7 15 (5.70%) Oracle
8 13 (4.94%) Citrix
8 13 (4.94%) Juniper
9 7 (2.66%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.66%) Computacenter
10 6 (2.28%) Nokia
10 6 (2.28%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.28%) Altiris
10 6 (2.28%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.90%) Qualys
12 4 (1.52%) SAP
13 3 (1.14%) Nortel
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £339 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £285 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £14.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago